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Connectria Delivers Hosted Services Based On ORACLE SaaS For ISVs

ST. LOUIS, MO. (January 10, 2012) – Connectria Hosting, a global managed hosting company, today announced it will offer its independent software vendor (ISV) customers access to Oracle software on a monthly basis through Oracle’s SaaS for ISVs model. The model allows ISVs to use Oracle software on a monthly basis provided they are delivering an […]

Oracle Buys RightNow

Redwood Shores, CA (October 24, 2011) — Oracle today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire RightNow Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: RNOW), a leading provider of cloud-based customer service, for $43.00 per share or approximately $1.5 billion net of RightNow’s cash and debt. RightNow’s Customer Service Cloud helps organizations deliver exceptional customer experiences […]

ScaleBase 1.0 Now Available – It Delivers Transparent Scaling to MySQL Databases

Boston, Mass., August 15, 2011 – ScaleBase, Inc. today announced the general availability of ScaleBase 1.0 for unlimited scalability of MySQL databases. ScaleBase 1.0 delivers MySQL performance and high availability, without the need to change a single line of application code. Users of MySQL can download and easily deploy the software by visiting http://www.scalebase.com/solution/download/. ScaleBase utilizes two techniques for scaling: […]

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    • What the ‘versatilist’ trend means for IT staffing February 20, 2018
      According to Gartner, by 2021, 40 percent of IT staff will be “versatilists,” holding multiple roles. Moreover, most of these roles will be business-related, rather than technology-related, it predicts.Furthermore, by 2019, IT technical specialist hires will fall by more than 5 percent. Gartner predicts that 50 percent of enterprises will formalize IT versatilist profiles and […]
    • Rethinking cloud ROI: Come for cost savings but stay for agility February 16, 2018
      Companies are moving away from the traditional operations-oriented ROI model, and now look toward agility as the core metric to determine value. That’s clear in a new report called “How Enterprises Are Calculating Cloud ROI—And Why Some Enterprises Are Moving Ahead Without It,” from ISACA.Although this is new to many enterprises and analysis firms, it’s not new […]
    • The evidence is in: The cloud’s advantages are now clear to business February 13, 2018
      One of the likely outcomes of moving to the public cloud is altering how products are designed, a recent Harvard Business Review article shows. With cloud, there is closer collaboration between corporate IT departments and business units—sales, finance, forecasting, and even customer interaction. In fact, the HBR article shows that many IT departments have jointly […]